Southwest Tech Receives Threat

At 8:00 this morning (November 1st) Southwest Tech officials were notified of a threat to campus safety. As a precautionary measure school officials immediately closed the campus and evacuated students, staff, and visitors. The Fennimore Police Department and Grant County Sherriff’s Department responded to the situation. The individual in question has been taken into custody. The campus and all outreach centers, including the Richland Center Outreach Center will remain closed for today, but plans to reopen tomorrow.